Andrew Franklin "Andy" Puzder is an American businessman.
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He is the chief executive officer of CKE Restaurants, the parent company of Hardee's and Carl's Jr., a position he has held since September 2000.
A chief executive officer in American English or managing director in British English describes the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, leader or administrator in charge of managing an organization.
Hardee's Food Systems, Inc., is an American-based fast-food restaurant chain operated by CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. with locations primarily in the Southern and Midwestern United States.
Carl's Jr. is a fast food restaurant chain operated by CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., with locations primarily in the Western and Southwestern United States.
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He was previously a lawyer in private practice, where he was active in opposing abortion.
On December 8, 2016, Puzder was nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to be the United States Secretary of Labor.
The United States Secretary of Labor is a member of the Cabinet of the United States, and as the head of the U.S. Department of Labor, exercises control over the department, and enforces and suggests laws involving unions, the workplace, and all other issues involving any form of business-person controversies.
Donald John Trump is an American businessman, television producer and politician, who is the Republican Party nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.
He withdrew as the nominee on February 15, 2017.